[Pidgin] #15289: exchndl.dll issues

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Sun Aug 26 01:19:20 EDT 2012

#15289: exchndl.dll issues
 Reporter:  ioerror   |        Owner:  datallah       
     Type:  defect    |       Status:  new            
Milestone:            |    Component:  winpidgin (gtk)
  Version:  2.10.6    |   Resolution:                 
 Keywords:  security  |  

Comment(by ultramegaman):

 It seems that the calls to LoadLibrary would be exploitable if:

 * Pidgin is currently closed

 * Pidgin was opened via a file association

 * The associated file's location contained a IMAGEHLP.DLL file in the same

 * The functions within exchndl.dll containing LoadLibrary calls were

Ticket URL: <http://developer.pidgin.im/ticket/15289#comment:1>
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